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Loss of suction when vacuuming

There is no suction when vacuuming. When I use the hose there is no loss of suction. I have cleaned it out, cleaned the brush and the hoses. I can run the vacuum over the same spot over and over and it will not pick anything up. Do I need to take it to a repair shop or can I fix it myself?

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  • jwb990 Dec 29, 2007

    Same problem will not pick up on carpet or tile floors. Checked belt and it looks ok. The hose works fine but vac does not pick up anything.

  • chop5 Apr 08, 2008

    I did everything the manual stated to remove clogs but after reading some of the solutions on this website, I discover it is a little door that opens when you use the upright and closes when you use the hose. The door keeps getting stuck in the close position causing the dirt to go back on the floor. How do you fix it so it doesn't get stuck?

  • kgams Apr 21, 2008

    I have replaced the exact same Hoover Windtunnel Bagless Upright vacuum 3 TIMES! I am on the 3rd vacuum and am having the exact same problem as all others before... looses suction once on carpet. Laid it down and the roller brush is spinning. Something has to be terribly wrong with this model. The 1st one gave out on me in the first month! And I have had the 3rd one less than 1 year - same exact problem. WalMart will refuse to replace again... Isnt there a recall or manufacture defect with these?? Surely there is with all the on-line complaints and me on my 3rd Vac w/ sam issues!!!

  • Anonymous Jul 18, 2008

    same seems as though the height adjustment is broken and not engaging when the carpet height is changed.

    I also noticed that it feels much more lighter when using now that its not picking up. When I first bought it, it seemed quite heavy to use.........its not even 6 months old!!

  • Anonymous Aug 08, 2008

    The hose has great suction but when I use regular vacume it blows dust



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I had the same problem, but it wasn't a belt. Instead, it was the input hole under the roller that was jammed up with lint and other stuff.

Posted on Dec 24, 2007

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You probably just need a belt.

Posted on Dec 17, 2007


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